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Latest news (media releases)

Walter and Eliza Hall Institute scientists are consistently featured as expert sources for their areas of research by major print and broadcast media outlets. 

Media contact

To set up interviews between institute scientists and journalists, and assist in developing story ideas on their research, please contact:

Ms Liz Williams
Media and Publications Manager
Ph: +61 3 9345 2928
Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)


News of our scientists' discoveries are also highlighted in our Annual Report, our supporter newsletter Illuminate and other publications.


Free public lectures are held in the institute's Lecture Theatre and regular Discovery Tours are held to give members of the community an insight into medical research. Find out more about our events.

For any general enquiries about news or events contact the institute on +61 3 9345 2555.


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